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Dr. William Carter MD

Head / Neck Surgeons in Tampa, FL

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Dr. William Carter specializes in head & neck surgery, plastic surgery, general surgery in Tampa, Florida.

Dr. William Carter has been compared 243 times. Details of Dr. Carter's 39 years experience as an MD, his 2 hospital affiliations and education at University of Kentucky are available on your free doctor report.

Primary Location for Dr. Carter

Dr. William Carter
2706 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd W
Suite B
Tampa, FL 33607
Neighborhood:
Northwest Tampa

Ratings and Reviews for Dr. William Carter

Dr. William Carter has an average rating of 3.5 stars (out of 5) with a rating of Good based on 5 reviews.


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Board Certification, Specialty and Expertise

Dr. William Carter identified specializing in Head & Neck SurgeryHead & Neck Surgery
A plastic surgeon with additional training in plastic and reconstructive procedures within the head, face, neck and associated structures, including cutaneous head and neck oncology and reconstruction, management of maxillofacial trauma, soft tissue repair and neural surgery. The field is diverse and involves a wide age range of patients, from the newborn to the aged. While both cosmetic and reconstructive surgery are practiced, there are many additional procedures which interface with them.
, Plastic SurgeryPlastic Surgery
A plastic surgeon deals with the repair, reconstruction, or replacement of physical defects of form or function, involving the skin, musculoskeletal system, craniomaxillofacial structures, hand, extremities, breast and trunk, and external genitalia. He/she uses aesthetic surgical principles not only to improve undesirable qualities of normal structures but in all reconstructive procedures as well. A plastic surgeon possesses special knowledge and skill in the design and surgery of grafts, flaps, free tissue transfer and replantation. Competence in the management of complex wounds, the use of implantable materials, and in tumor surgery is required.
and General SurgeryGeneral Surgery
A surgeon manages a broad spectrum of surgical conditions affecting almost any area of the body. The surgeon established the diagnosis and provides the preoperative, operative, and postoperative care to surgical patients and is usually responsible for the comprehensive management of the trauma victim and the critically ill surgical patient. The surgeon uses a variety of diagnostic techniques, including endoscopy, for observing internal structures, and may use specialized instruments during operative procedures. A general surgeon is expected to be familiar with the salient features of other surgical specialties in order to recognize problems in those areas and to know when to refer a patient to another specialist.
. He is certified in Plastic Surgery.

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Hospital Affiliations

A hospital affiliation covers any doctor who has an affiliation, association or admitting privilege with a hospital. A doctor's particular affiliation to a specific hospital can translate to the overall quality of that provider.

Dr. Carter is affiliated with 2 hospitals:

St. Joseph's Hospital
3001 W Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Tampa, FL 33677

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Education

Dr. Carter attended medical school at University of Kentucky College of Medicine and graduated in 1975 having 39 years experience.

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